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The Story of Booker T. Washington

Pat McKissack, Fredrick McKissack - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1991 - 31 pages
Traces the life of the African American educator and leader, focusing on his stewardship of Tuskegee Institute.
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The Royal Kingdoms of Ghana, Mali, and Songhay: Life in Medieval Africa

Patricia McKissack, Fredrick McKissack - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1995 - 160 pages
Examines the civilizations of the Western Sudan which flourished from 700 to 1700 A.D., acquiring such vast wealth that they became centers of trade and culture for a continent.
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Rebels Against Slavery: American Slave Revolts

Pat McKissack - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1998
Collects the true stories of brave African American rebels who fought against slavery, from Cinque, who pleaded his case before the Supreme Court, to Nat Turner, who led one of ...
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Miami Jackson Gets It Straight

Patricia McKissack, Fredrick McKissack - Juvenile Fiction - 2010 - 96 pages
MIAMI JACKSON CAN’T wait for school to end. But who ever thought five days could be so long? His teacher is leaving for Ghana, his arch-enemy, Destinee Tate, is on his case ...
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The Ugly Little Duck

Pat McKissack, Fredrick McKissack - Conduct of life - 1986 - 32 pages
An easy-to-read retelling of the fairy tale in which an ugly duckling spends an unhappy year ostracized by other animals before he grows into a beautiful swan.
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Three billy goats Gruff

Pat McKissack, Fredrick McKissack, Tom Dunnington, Peter Christen Asbjørnsen - Fairy tales. - 1987 - 31 pages
An easy-to-read retelling of the fairy tale about three clever goats and a nasty troll.
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